On this two day course lead by artist and printmaker Jamie Temple you will be given a broad introduction to lino printing techniques, learning about varied approaches to creating your own artworks on paper. Following an in depth introduction to the process, you’ll be shown a selection of prints for inspiration. Jamie will be on hand throughout to offer individual help and guidance. By the end of the course you will have created multiple prints to take home and be confident working with varied printing methods, in either the print studio or back at home.
The course will cover:
• Sketching out ideas
• Transferring your image to the lino block
• Working with carving tools
• Registration techniques
• Using oil based inks
• Safe use of a press
What to Bring:
Bring along a notebook and any source material you’d like to work from. Wear old clothes as you may get inky. All materials are provided.
About Temple Prints
Founded by artist and printmaker Jamie Temple, Temple Prints offer a range of printmaking and craft based workshops, activities and events promoting the sharing of knowledge and skills within inclusive and welcoming environments. Jamie is an artist and printmaker having taught workshops in the UK and internationally, at venues including print studios, museums, art fairs and festivals. He exhibits regularly and is committed to broadening engagement in the arts and introducing new audiences to varied approaches to making.